Coming of Age in the Milky Way Quiz

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Questions 1-5 of 25:


What refers to the change in frequency of a wave for an observer moving relative to the source of the wave? (from Chapters 11 and 12)


Where was William Herschel from? (from Chapter 8: Deep Space)


When was Isaac Newton born? (from Chapter 6: Newton's Reach)


According to the author, the universe could have emerged from nothing without violating any natural laws since the energy emitted from celestial objects (positive) is balanced by what, resulting in a net zero amount of energy? (from Chapters 17 and 18)


Where did Charles Darwin find marine fossils on mountaintops? (from Chapters 13 and 14)

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